Bosman House

Erf 1134 

Address

131 & 133 Dorp Street 

Date built

pre-1817  

Use

Dwelling 

Style

Georgian 

Architectual period

Cape Dutch  

Type of building

Residential 

General evaluation

Significant 

Suggested grading

II 

Present NHRA protection

Previous national monument (1975) 

Zoning

Residential Zone I 

Date of survey

November 2009 

Reference no.

05.09B 

Description

"Double storey 3-bay building with straight moulded parapet. 6x6 sashes; 2x2 double door with geometric fanlight and moulded architrave, flanked by full-height pilasters. French door with 6-pane fanlight to right of main door. Brick stoep." 

History

"Originally single storey, second floor probably added after 1803 fire. Balcony removed during restoration by Town Council in 1968." 

Alterations

 

Social History

 


Significance in terms of NHRA

 
Very
Significant
Significant
Some
Significance
No
Significance
Not
Assessed
Historical
 
 
 
 
 
Rarity
 
 
 
 
 
Aesthetical
 
 
 
 
 
Technological
 
 
 
 
 
Cultural
 
 
 
 
 
Social History
 
 
 
 
 
Slave History
 
 
 
 
 

Circa

1750 - 1799 

Admin area

Stellenbosch 

Allotment

Stellenbosch 

Linked to erf/erven

1128 

Linked address

 

NHRA protection

Previous national monument (1975) 

Environment

part of a group 

Sect 27.2 Is the building/site a Provinical Heritage Site?
 
Sect 27.3 Is the building/site a Previous National Monument?
 
Sect 28 Will any dev affect the prot or views of or from a Gr 1 or Gr 2 site?
 
Sect 34 Is the building/structure older than 60 years?
 
Sect 35 Is the site a declared archeological/palaeontological site?
 
Sect 36 Does the site contain any graves or is it a burial ground?
 
Sect 37 Does the site contain any public monuments or memorials?
 


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